SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau
10 March 2020 07:13:53 AM
In a joint hearing on Monday, the House Committee on Public Accounts chaired by Rep. Mike Defensor (Party-list, ANAKALUSUGAN) and Committee on Health chaired Rep. Angelina Tan ( 4th District, Quezon) tackled House Resolution No. 686, directing the committees to look into and evaluate the capabilities of hospitals to address the threat of the COVID-19 virus. The hearing focused on the perennial problem of insufficient government funds allocated annually to the health care and basic medical services in the country.